Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change – across the globe, in our communities, and in ourselves.

 
 
Rotary District 5750 supports the great work of 36 active community-based clubs with nearly 2,000 Rotarians.  In addition to our clubs’ amazing and impactful work, our District also promotes incredible programs that enrich lives near and far. To find out more, check out www.rotary.org to find a club near you or peruse our club directory in the menu above to visit your nearest club this week!
 
DISTRICT 5750 NEWS
Dear Rotarians,
 
We’re in that joyous time of the year; and I am overjoyed to connect with my fellow Rotarians in District 5750. As we near the end of the first half of the 2019-20 Rotary year, I have been blessed to meet so many dedicated
Rotarians around our great district. So far, I have visited all the clubs except for a couple (and they will be in January).
 
If you’re like me, ‘tis the season for making a list, checking it twice, gonna find out who’s naughty and nice, so…
· Finish your holiday shopping if you didn’t get it done on Black Friday or Cyber Monday.
· Select 2020-21 Club President and Secretary then post in Club Central.
· Update membership in Club Central by January 1 (RI invoicing).
· Review Club goals.
· Continue to Grow Rotary! As a District we have growth with an increase of 22 in 4 months!
· Make plans to attend the District Conference, April 24-25 in Oklahoma City. Free for Rotarians!
· Make a donation to the Rotary Foundation before year-end for that tax deduction!
· Make plans to submit an application for a district grant, due May 15.
· President Elects-and Nominees mark your calendar to attend PETS, March 19-21, 2020.
· Make reservations to attend the Rotary International Convention, June 6-10 in Honolulu, HI.
· Keep up the great work!
 
From my family to yours, we wish you a very blessed Holiday Season. It’s the most wonderful time of the year…as we connect with the world!
 
 

Yours in Rotary,

Lance Singleton
District Governor 2019-2020

 

FULL NEWSLETTER AVAILABLE HERE

Some of you have inquired as to how we can help our friends in the Southeastern US as well as the Caribbean that were affected by Hurricane Dorian. Rotary International has a Donor Advised Fund established to enable participants to help those affected by the hurricane.

Included in the link below is a document that will guide you in your contributions—in general, or specified to a particular area affected by the hurricane. As Rotarians we know how to come to the aid of those in need. This is a perfect example of how we as volunteers “Connect the World” 100% of ALL FUNDS COLLECTED will be used to aid in the recovery.
 
Rotary is built on connection. When Paul Harris came to Chicago as a young lawyer, he formed Rotary for one compelling reason: to help him connect to others in a new city. More than a century later, we have at our disposal countless ways to form friendships and networks, most of which Paul Harris never dreamed. Yet Rotary’s ability to connect us remains unique — and unrivaled.

Through its distinct mission and structure, Rotary International provides...
 
 
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